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James Woodman

James Woodman, one of 200 convicts transported on the Indefatigable, October 1814

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Woodman
Aliases: Holton
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Southampton, Portsmouth Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Indefatigable
Departure date: October, 1814
Arrival date: 26th April, 1815
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 185 (94)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 28th January, 2021 wrote:

Absconded Prisoners.
James Woodman, alias Holton, baker, tried at Portsmouth, July 1814, arrived per Ship Indefatigable, and carried on the Baking Business, near the Wharf, Sydney, and is a Native of Birmingham.
Sydney Gazette, 6 July 1816.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 28th January, 2021 made the following changes:

alias1: Holton, gender: m

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